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Exoma Energy Ltd., Perth, let a contract to MBA Consulting, Brisbane, in connection with its planned Galilee basin coalbed methane and shale gas project.

By OGJ editors
HOUSTON, Aug. 18
– Exoma Energy Ltd., Perth, let a contract to MBA Consulting, Brisbane, in connection with its planned Galilee basin coalbed methane and shale gas project.

MBA Consulting will assist with verification of geological datasets, preparation of regional maps, and geological interpretations, selection of initial drilling targets, and identifying rigs and well services.

The project is to cover 26,840 sq km on ATPs 991, 996, 999, 1005, and 1008 in Queensland. The company understands that granting of the ATPs is imminent, and drilling could start by the end of 2009.

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